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...a provincial byelection happening "soon" in Kitchener Centre...

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Ha, indeed! It looks like I was off in my original thinking that there might be an announcement at Kitchener's 'fordfest'. Perhaps, the Ford government has one or two issues that feel a bit more pressing right now then finding a Conservative candidate for Kitchener Centre?

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Maybe, but I just don't see any win for Ford in having the byelection now. So he's going to push it as far as he can (which is February).

I'd prefer to see an "instant byelection" scheme that sees a byelection triggered as soon as the seat is vacated.

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Sep 15, 2023Liked by Melissa Bowman

Yes, market rate,affordable housing.

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Sep 15, 2023Liked by Melissa Bowman

Thank you for all your work, Melissa! Happy to subscribe.

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Thanks, Marion!

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Thank you. I have been forced onto ODSP by a cruel, neglectful, abusive, untrustworthy biological family whose lives are derived through caste networks, which in turn lease their space within white supremacy's fold. I am unable to afford to rent anywhere, nor does my biological family bother to share anything with me, in spite of being employed - Nita Bhatnagar works at the Emmanuel at Brighton childcare, Ajay Bhatnagar has worked at BlackBerry for nearly two decades. They know I despise them and would immediately go as far as humanly possible from them, a result which neither Brahminical patriarchy nor white supremacy wish for. They would rather see me dead, and I see nothing at all in the surrounding city, province, or country which acts to counter their hatred of me. I have been attending ACORN's meetings in Kitchener, I have suggested to them on twitter that they waive membership fees for all on OW/ODSP until such a time where we aren't in enforced legislated poverty. I'm not sure it makes sense to force additional starvation on PWDs so that we may be a part of any political groups here when there's so much wrong everywhere. I think actual change/improvement can only be achieved through a combined effort which recognizes the multitude of harms being inflicted upon us.

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